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U.S. Supreme Court Upholds Pennsylvania Redistricting Ruling

The United States Supreme Court upheld Pennsylvania high court’s ruling regarding the redistricting of the state’s congressional map. Last month, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court ruled...
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Pennsylvania Senate Leader Rejects Court Order over Congressional Map  

The Pennsylvania Republican Senate Leader refused to cooperate with state’s Supreme Court in connection with its order to redraw the congressional map. Last week, the...

Pennsylvania Gov. Urges Passage of Pending Bills to Fight Opioid Epidemic

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf encouraged the General Assembly to pass a set of pending legislation to combat the opioid epidemic. Earlier this month, the governor...
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Pennsylvania Cong. Meehan Will Not Seek Re-Election after Sexual Harassment Allegations

U.S. Congressman Patrick Meehan of Pennsylvania is not running for another term. The lawmaker is facing sexual harassment allegations, by a former aide whom...
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Pennsylvania GOP State Sen. Stewart Greenleaf Will Not Seek Re-election

Pennsylvania Republican State Senator Stewart Greenleaf decided to not seek re-election this year. He represents the state’s 12th district, which included the Bucks and...

Aetna Agrees to Pay $17M to Settle Lawsuit over HIV Privacy Breach

Aetna agreed to pay $17 million to settle a class action lawsuit involving a privacy breach of thousands of its customers with HIV. In July...

Bollman Hat Company Ordered to Stop False Claim That Hats Are Made in the...

Bollman Hat Company, headquartered in Pennsylvania, was ordered by federal court to stop making false claims that their hats are made in the USA....
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Pennsylvania Supreme Court: State Congressional Map is Unconstitutional

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court ruled that the state’s congressional map is unconstitutional. The decision is a major victory for Democrats. They complained that the redistricting...
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Pennsylvania to Update Overtime Rules to Ensure Workers Receive Fair Wages

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf announced his proposal to amend the state’s existing overtime rules to help the middle class. According to the governor, his initiative...

Pennsylvania Governor Declares Statewide Disaster Emergency on Opioid Epidemic

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf signed an executive order declaring heroin and opioid epidemic a statewide disaster emergency. He joined the list of governors who...

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Pennsylvania Grand Jury Report will Detail Sexual Abuse by Hundreds of...

The grand jury report detailing alleged sexual abuse by more than 300 Catholic priests in six dioceses in Pennsylvania is set to be released...